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Confederate (CSV)

Private

William M. Stinson

(1840 - 1907)

Home State: Arkansas

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 3rd Arkansas Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted in Company K, 3rd Arkansas Infantry at Hamburg, Arkansas on May 20, 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded and captured in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.

The rest of the War

He was paroled at Sharpsburg, Maryland on September 30, 1862, with no further military record.

References & notes

Basic information from Howerton1. He was listed in Ashley County in the 1860 US Census; occupation farmer. He attended an 1899 Confederate reunion at Hamburg, Arkansas. He married (1) Martha; married (2) Matilda E. Dean in Ashley County on August 8, 1907 and filed Arkansas pension application #14388 from Ashley County the same day - dying about 6 weeks afterward.

Birth

09/14/1840 in GA

Death

09/18/1907 in AR; burial in Snyder Cemetery, Ashley County, AR

Notes

1   Howerton, Bryan R., Roster of the Third Arkansas Infantry Regiment, CSA, Published 1998, <http://www.couchgenweb.com/civilwar/3rd-his.html>, Source page: /civilwar/3rdcok.html  [AotW citation 13895]